Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the most popular and adventurous trekking routes in the Manaslu region. Manaslu trekking makes a complete circuit of Mt. Manaslu (8163m), the eighth highest mountain in the world providing some of the best views of Himalayan ranges. The major highlights of this trek are the visit to Manaslu Base Camp (4,800 m) and the crossing of Larke La pass (5,106 m). Along the trekking path, you will be able to view spectacular views of Mt. Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Shringi Himal, and Himlung mountain.
Manaslu Trekking begins from Arughat village in Gorkha district, which is a 9 hours drive from Kathmandu. The trail moves up along the Budhi Gandaki River passing through rolling green hills, valleys, villages and terraced farm fields. The trail passes through Manaslu Conservation Area which has successfully promoted eco-tourism by preserving wildlife and ecological biodiversity. In the higher elevation, the landscape changes from green forests to Tibet-like geography. The people here are Tibetans and follow Tibetan Buddhism as is visible in Mani walls, Chortens, and Stupa. Plenty of tea houses and guest rooms are available on the trek. Manaslu Trekking is categorized as easy to moderate, thus making it suitable for all levels of trekkers.
Manaslu circuit trek offers the opportunity of taking an expedition on top and grant the possibility of exploring the Monastery, Stupa, and Polygamy culture. Manaslu trek offer a great view over Larke Pass (5,106 m) into the Himalayan vista. After crossing Larke La the path meet with the famous Annapurna Circuit trek in Dharapani.